INTERNAL MEDICINE JOURNAL, vol.39, no.4, pp.243-248, 2009 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
INTERNAL MEDICINE JOURNAL
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
chronic liver disease, liver function tests, paraoxonase, arylesterase, cirrhosis, UREMIC PATIENTS, SERUM, POLYMORPHISM, CIRRHOSIS, DAMAGE
Bursa Uludag University Affiliated:
Background: It has been recently reported that serum paraoxonase (PON1) and arylesterase (ARE) activities may be significantly reduced in patients with chronic liver disease. The aim of the study was to investigate the relations between serum PON1 and ARE activities and the degree of liver damage in patients with chronic liver injury.